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The Foldable Phones have arrived and Samsung is out the gate with the new Galaxy Fold on April 26th.  Mike gives an update on some new project management software he found called Monday.com.  Jim gives an update on his Windows Home Server and the failure of one of his Seagate 8TB drives and the successful RMA process. All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison   and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech   for show #392 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network. WANT TO...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Samsung, Foldable Phones, Monday.com, Project Management, Windows Home...
Podcasts
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Pulling from Facebook and the mail bag this week, Jim and Mike spend some time wondering, how old is too old when it comes to computer hardware?  We also have a lengthy discussion on backup solutions, cloud storage with OneDrive and Google Drive and Mike admits he is getting out of the family home storage game.  All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison   and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech for show #386 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network. WANT TO SUBSCRIBE?...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Computer Hardware, Backups, Cloud Storage, Google Drive, Microsoft One...
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Jim and Mike are back this week with the question, “When your UPS dies, do you replace the battery, buy a new UPS or upgrade the UPS to something bigger?”  Mike talks about is latest YouTube Rabbit Hole and hobby with EDC (Every Day Carry) leather pocket protectors.  There is a new Credit Card coming from Apple and it gets both Jim and Mike talking about budgets and budging apps. We finish with Mike selling some hardware on eBay (again).  I think you will enjoy the show. Join Jim...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, UPS, Battery Backup, Discord, EDC, Every Day Carry, Apple Credit Card,...
The Foldable Phones have arrived and Samsung is out the gate with the new Galaxy Fold on April 26th. Mike gives an update on some new project management software he found called Monday.com.  Jim gives an update on his Windows Home Server and the failure of one of his Seagate 8TB drives and the successful RMA process. All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison   and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech for show #392 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network. WANT TO SUBSCRIBE?...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Samsung, Foldable Phones, Monday.com, Project Management, Windows Home...
Many of you posted your home PC racks to the Facebook group and they are great!  Thanks for letting us see into your world. Jim has a new Home Server in his and its easier than you think and he is using SyncBackFree to get it populated. Jim and Mike cover the benefits of YouTube TV and Jim purchased the Zmodo Pivot and covers some of the set up.   All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison   and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech for show #389 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Racks, Windows 10, Windows Home Server, SyncBackFree, YouTube, YouTube...
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We are joined by Jonathan Panozzo, the CMO/CSO with Lime Technology, Inc. headquartered out of Anaheim, CA, and the makers of UnRaid.  Jon talks a little history of the company, their current community and what the future looks like in coming years! Big thanks to Jon and Spencer Jones for saying YES to the interview.  Even bigger thanks to listener Tony Raynor for making it all happen in the first place. Mike Howard from http://www.jpeg2raw.com/  also joins us. I think you will enjoy...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Lime Technology, Unraid, Storage, Backup, Software, RAID, Arrays, Data...
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We were joined by Patrick Stuart, head of Product and Business Development at Hubitat Inc, where we talked about Hubitat’s new Elevation hub and the vision for a local, fast, reliable and private device that brings the control of home automation back to the user and out of the cloud.  We also were joined by longtime community member and listener Tony Raynor. I think you will enjoy the show. Join Jim Collison / @jcollison and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech for show #398 of Home Gadget Geeks...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Hubitat, Hubitat Elevation, Home automation, Tony Raynor, Door Sensors,...
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Jim and Mike are back this week with the question, “When your UPS dies, do you replace the battery, buy a new UPS or upgrade the UPS to something bigger?”  Mike talks about is latest YouTube Rabbit Hole and hobby with EDC (Every Day Carry) leather pocket protectors.  There is a new Credit Card coming from Apple and it gets both Jim and Mike talking about budgets and budging apps. We finish with Mike selling some hardware on eBay (again).  I think you will enjoy the show. Join Jim...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, UPS, Battery Backup, Discord, EDC, Every Day Carry, Apple Credit Card,...
We are joined by  Dave McCabe from https://reset.fm/ and on Twitter @ mccabeio as we spend some time talking wifi and home internet safety with the kids. Mike updates us on a recent mesh wifi install and you will want to catch the post show crypto conversation for sure! I think you will enjoy the interview. Join Jim Collison / @jcollison and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech for show #395 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network. WANT TO SUBSCRIBE?...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Ubiquiti, Wifi, mesh, router, internet safety, internet filtering, mesh...
Podcasts
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Nothing can last forever and this week we found out that Chatwing was dead. With this news we moved over to YouTube chat that is embedded with the video. It worked with few issues. Mike asked the question if anyone was using a Peloton in the group, Jim purchased some budget Airpods with an live review, we talked about Amazon joining the Zigbee Aliance and Mike covers Duplicati and Backblaze for his unRaid box.   All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison   and Mike Wieger /...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Chatwing, Xbox, Peloton, Amazon, Zigbee, Duplicati, Backblaze, B2,...
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Mike talks about his recent purchases using Plex Pass Perks to save on hard drives and Tautulli to monitor his Plex activity.  Jim has is new  Xbox One S and Apple Watch in the house and Mike uses the Gametime App to get really cheap Creighton Basketball tickets.   All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison   and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech for show #386 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network. WANT TO SUBSCRIBE? http://theAverageGuy.tv/subscribe Join us for the...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Plex Pass Perks, Tautulli, Xbox One S, Apple Watch, Gametime
Community Video
by Jim Collison
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This week Christian and Jim dive into the “doomsday” (dramatic much?) cyber event of 2019 -- escaping Docker containers! Formally known as CVE-2019-5736, we dive deep on the technical research undertaken by Dragon Sector to take advantage of Linux namespaces in order to reveal the larger discovery and exploit and what it means for the industry. We cover it from the average guy angle as well, and include discussions on use cases for classic virtualization strategies compared to...
Topics: Podcast, Cyber Frontiers, Containers, Docker, Doomsday, Dragon Sector, Linux, Exploit, Capture the...
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Windows Insider MVP Richard Hay is back with us as we catch up with him from the MVP Summit, his time in Seattle and we talk a bunch about future features coming in the newest release of Windows, 19H1 (1903). I think you will enjoy the interview. Join Jim Collison / @jcollison (Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech was out) and Rich Hay from https://www.windowsobserver.com/ and @WinObs for show #396 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network. WANT TO SUBSCRIBE?...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, windows 10, windows, 19H1, Rich Hay
Podcasts
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Mike talks about his recent purchases using Plex Pass Perks to save on hard drives and Tautulli to monitor his Plex activity.  Jim has is new  Xbox One S and Apple Watch in the house and Mike uses the Gametime App to get really cheap Creighton Basketball tickets.   All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison   and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech for show #386 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network. WANT TO SUBSCRIBE? http://theAverageGuy.tv/subscribe Join us for the...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Plex Pass Perks, Tautulli, Xbox One S, Apple Watch, Gametime
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Dewain Robinson joins us again (might be a guest record) to talk about the Lowes IRIS shutdown of service and what you need to do RIGHT NOW to get a refund on products that are covered.  We also catch up with his work at Microsoft.  All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison   and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech   for show #391 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network. WANT TO SUBSCRIBE? http://theAverageGuy.tv/subscribe Join us for the show live each Thursday at...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Lowes, IRIS, Arcus, ZigBee, Zwave, Amazon, Alexa, Google, google home,...
Join Jim Collison / @jcollison   and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech (off on a ski trip for the night) for show #393 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network. WANT TO SUBSCRIBE? http://theAverageGuy.tv/subscribe Join us for the show live each Thursday at 8pmC/9E/1UTC at http://theAverageGuy.tv/live Full show notes and video at http://theAverageGuy.tv/hgg393
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Samsung, Galaxy S10, Amazon Echo Show, Amazon Echo Sub, Blizzident 3D,...
Community Video
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This week on Cyber Frontiers Christian and Jim dive into recapping some of the best content from RSA 2019! We pack in a lot of content this show -- ranging from a deep-dive into the most pervasive attack techniques in cybersecurity today to a comprehensive review on the state of quantum computing. Whether you are a math nerd, physicist, computer guy, or generalist -- there is something for everyone in the quantum content we cover. We bring you what the modern frontier looks like on the sunset...
Topics: Podcast, Cyber Frontiers, DNS, Domain Name Systems, CDN, Hacker, Attack, TLS, HTTPS, RSA, DELL
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We are joined by Jonathan Panozzo, the CMO/CSO with Lime Technology, Inc. headquartered out of Anaheim, CA, and the makers of UnRaid.  Jon talks a little history of the company, their current community and what the future looks like in coming years! Big thanks to Jon and Spencer Jones for saying YES to the interview.  Even bigger thanks to listener Tony Raynor for making it all happen in the first place. Mike Howard from http://www.jpeg2raw.com/  also joins us. I think you will enjoy...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Lime Technology, Unraid, Storage, Backup, Software, RAID, Arrays, Data...
Nothing can last forever and this week we found out that Chatwing was dead. With this news we moved over to YouTube chat that is embedded with the video. It worked with few issues. Mike asked the question if anyone was using a Peloton in the group, Jim purchased some budget Airpods with an live review, we talked about Amazon joining the Zigbee Aliance and Mike covers Duplicati and Backblaze for his unRaid box.   All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison   and Mike Wieger /...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Chatwing, Xbox, Peloton, Amazon, Zigbee, Duplicati, Backblaze, B2,...
Sarah is back after more than 5 years on the show and we had a lot to catch up with.  We talked about the future of the Windows Media Center box that she uses all the time.  We covered what tech will go in the new house when we move later this year and how much Sarah likes the tech in her Subaru.  We talked iPhone v Android and why she likes what she picked.  We also took a look at the how we raise 5 children with tech all around them and still survived.  All this and more! Join Jim...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Windows Media Center, TV, Subaru, Android, iPhone, Kids, Crypto
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Dewain Robinson joins us again (might be a guest record) to talk about the Lowes IRIS shutdown of service and what you need to do RIGHT NOW to get a refund on products that are covered.  We also catch up with his work at Microsoft.  All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison   and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech   for show #391 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network. WANT TO SUBSCRIBE? http://theAverageGuy.tv/subscribe Join us for the show live each Thursday at...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Lowes, IRIS, Arcus, ZigBee, Zwave, Amazon, Alexa, Google, google home,...
Community Audio
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Windows Insider MVP Richard Hay is back with us as we catch up with him from the MVP Summit, his time in Seattle and we talk a bunch about future features coming in the newest release of Windows, 19H1 (1903). I think you will enjoy the interview. Join Jim Collison / @jcollison (Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech was out) and Rich Hay from https://www.windowsobserver.com/ and @WinObs for show #396 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network. WANT TO SUBSCRIBE?...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, windows 10, windows, 19H1, Rich Hay
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This week on Cyber Frontiers Christian and Jim dive into recapping some of the best content from RSA 2019! We pack in a lot of content this show -- ranging from a deep-dive into the most pervasive attack techniques in cybersecurity today to a comprehensive review on the state of quantum computing. Whether you are a math nerd, physicist, computer guy, or generalist -- there is something for everyone in the quantum content we cover. We bring you what the modern frontier looks like on the sunset...
Topics: Podcast, Cyber Frontiers, DNS, Domain Name Systems, CDN, Hacker, Attack, TLS, HTTPS, RSA, DELL
We are joined by  Dave McCabe from https://reset.fm/ and on Twitter @ mccabeio as we spend some time talking wifi and home internet safety with the kids. Mike updates us on a recent mesh wifi install and you will want to catch the post show crypto conversation for sure! I think you will enjoy the interview. Join Jim Collison / @jcollison and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech for show #395 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network. WANT TO SUBSCRIBE?...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Ubiquiti, Wifi, mesh, router, internet safety, internet filtering, mesh...
Many of you posted your home PC racks to the Facebook group and they are great!  Thanks for letting us see into your world. Jim has a new Home Server in his and its easier than you think and he is using SyncBackFree to get it populated. Jim and Mike cover the benefits of YouTube TV and Jim purchased the Zmodo Pivot and covers some of the set up.   All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison   and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech for show #389 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Racks, Windows 10, Windows Home Server, SyncBackFree, YouTube, YouTube...
Podcasts
by Jim Collison
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This week on Cyber Frontiers we catch up on the lingo defining the technology frontier word cloud in 2019. Everyday we increasingly hear the phrase “we can do this now because of artificial intelligence (AI).” It’s showing up in product literature, super bowl ads, you name it! But is it really AI? How did we get to the new hype curve so quickly? We parse out the journey of the buzz from the year of cyber (2017), to the year of machine learning (2018), to what is rapidly shaping up as the...
Topics: Podcast, Cyber Frontiers, AI, Kai-Fu Lee, Robots, Super Bowl, Machine Learning
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We were joined by Patrick Stuart, head of Product and Business Development at Hubitat Inc, where we talked about Hubitat’s new Elevation hub and the vision for a local, fast, reliable and private device that brings the control of home automation back to the user and out of the cloud.  We also were joined by longtime community member and listener Tony Raynor. I think you will enjoy the show. Join Jim Collison / @jcollison and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech for show #398 of Home Gadget Geeks...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Hubitat, Hubitat Elevation, Home automation, Tony Raynor, Door Sensors,...
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by Jim Collison
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This week Christian and Jim dive into the “doomsday” (dramatic much?) cyber event of 2019 -- escaping Docker containers! Formally known as CVE-2019-5736, we dive deep on the technical research undertaken by Dragon Sector to take advantage of Linux namespaces in order to reveal the larger discovery and exploit and what it means for the industry. We cover it from the average guy angle as well, and include discussions on use cases for classic virtualization strategies compared to...
Topics: Podcast, Cyber Frontiers, Containers, Docker, Doomsday, Dragon Sector, Linux, Exploit, Capture the...
Sarah is back after more than 5 years on the show and we had a lot to catch up with.  We talked about the future of the Windows Media Center box that she uses all the time.  We covered what tech will go in the new house when we move later this year and how much Sarah likes the tech in her Subaru.  We talked iPhone v Android and why she likes what she picked.  We also took a look at the how we raise 5 children with tech all around them and still survived.  All this and more! Join Jim...
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Windows Media Center, TV, Subaru, Android, iPhone, Kids, Crypto
Join Jim Collison / @jcollison   and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech (off on a ski trip for the night) for show #393 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network. WANT TO SUBSCRIBE? http://theAverageGuy.tv/subscribe Join us for the show live each Thursday at 8pmC/9E/1UTC at http://theAverageGuy.tv/live Full show notes and video at http://theAverageGuy.tv/hgg393
Topics: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Samsung, Galaxy S10, Amazon Echo Show, Amazon Echo Sub, Blizzident 3D,...
Community Video
by Jim Collison
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This week on Cyber Frontiers we catch up on the lingo defining the technology frontier word cloud in 2019. Everyday we increasingly hear the phrase “we can do this now because of artificial intelligence (AI).” It’s showing up in product literature, super bowl ads, you name it! But is it really AI? How did we get to the new hype curve so quickly? We parse out the journey of the buzz from the year of cyber (2017), to the year of machine learning (2018), to what is rapidly shaping up as the...
Topics: Podcast, Cyber Frontiers, AI, Kai-Fu Lee, Robots, Super Bowl, Machine Learning